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Course Code
MATH 0070  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Introductory Algebra 
Description This course is designed for students beginning the study of algebra or for those who need a review. Course content includes: signed numbers, integer exponents, operations with algebraic expressions, factoring, solving linear and quadratic equations in one variable, literal equations, solving linear inequalities in one variable, graphing linear equations in two variables, roots and radicals, word problems and modeling. 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 0070.



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MATH 0075  Credits 3.00 Lec View Details
Title Applied Intermediate Algebra 
Description Strong emphasis is placed on application of algebra and especially on current uses of function models (linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, logarithmic and exponential). The relationship among data, graphs and functions is thoroughly explored. Translating statements and questions from English into mathematics, answering those questions using algebraic procedures and then stating the results again in English will also be discussed in depth. Only symbolic manipulations that have immediate applications will be studied. MATH 0075 is the minimum algebra preparation for MATH 1140: Introductory Statistics, MATH 1160: Mathematical Ideas, and MATH 1165: Mathematics for Teachers. This course does not prepare you for MATH 1110: College Algebra. 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 0075 or completion of MATH 0070 or MATH 0077 or completion of MATH 0065.



Course Code
MATH 0077  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Beginning Algebra with ALEKS 
Description This course provides an alternate, self-directed way to learn beginning algebra concepts using ALEKS, a Web-based math assessment and learning system. First, ALEKS will determine your individual study plan and the number of credits for which you need to register. In the classroom, you will use ALEKS at your own pace with the help of an instructor. In the course, you will demonstrate mastery of these concepts: arithmetic readiness, geometry and data analysis, real numbers and variables, algebraic expressions, linear equations and inequalities, literal equations, functions, graphing linear equations in two variables, integer exponents, polynomial arithmetic and factoring, rational expressions and proportions, radicals and rational exponents, and quadratic equations. NOTE: For programs having a mathematics requirement of completion of MATH 0060 only, students should take MATH 0060 instead of MATH 0077
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 0077 or MATH 0060. Instructor permission required.



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MATH 0080  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Intermediate Algebra 
Description This course is a continuation of MATH 0070: Introductory Algebra. Course content includes: sets and interval notation; functions and relations; systems of linear equations; compound inequalities; absolute value equations and inequalities; more polynomial factoring; rational expressions, functions, and equations; variation word problems; more literal equations; radicals, radical functions, and rational exponents; complex numbers; graphing quadratic functions; quadratic and rational inequalities; composition of functions; inverse functions; logarithmic and exponential functions and equations; and graphing circles. 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 0080 or completion of MATH 0070 or MATH 0077.



Course Code
MATH 0088  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Intermediate Algebra with ALEKS 
Description This course, a continuation of MATH 0077, provides an alternate, self-directed way to learn intermediate algebra concepts using ALEKS, a Web-based math assessment and learning system. First, ALEKS will determine your individual study plan and the number of credits for which you need to register. In the classroom, you will use ALEKS at your own pace with the help of an instructor. In this course, you will demonstrate mastery of these concepts: real numbers and linear equations and inequalities, graphs and linear functions, systems of linear equations, exponents and polynomials, rational expressions and equations, variation applications, radicals and rational exponents, complex numbers, quadratic equations, solving radical and quadratic equations and inequalities, parabolas, functions, function composition and inverse functions, exponential and logarithmic functions and equations, distance and midpoint formulas, and circles. 
Prerequisites  

MATH 0077. You may also take MATH 0077 concurrently with MATH 0088.

Pre/Co-requisites

MATH 0077.

 


Course Code
MATH 0990  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title STATWAY Statistics 1 
Description This is the first semester of a two-semester course for non-STEM students. You will learn the concepts and methods of statistics with an emphasis on data analysis. Over the two semesters, you will learn methods for collecting data, graphical and numerical descriptive statistics, correlation, simple linear regression, basic concepts of probability, confidence intervals and hypothesis tests for means and proportions, and chi-square tests. The developmental mathematics concepts that serve as a foundation for statistical analysis are integrated into the course. Upon successful completion of both MATH 0990 and MATH 1090, you will fulfill MnTC Goal Area 4. 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 0070.



Course Code
MATH 1090  Credits 4.00 Lec View Details
Title STATWAY Statistics 2 
Description This is the second semester of a two-semester course where you will learn the concepts and methods of statistics with an emphasis on data analysis. Over the two semesters, you will learn methods for collecting data, graphical and numerical descriptive statistics, correlation, simple linear regression, basic concepts of probability, confidence intervals and hypothesis tests for means and proportions, and chi-square tests. The developmental mathematics concepts that serve as a foundation for statistical analysis are integrated into the course. Upon successful completion of both MATH 0990 and MATH 1090, you will fulfill MnTC Goal Area 4. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

MATH 0990.



Course Code
MATH 1110  Credits 4.00 Lec View Details
Title College Algebra 
Description This course offers a comprehensive coverage of functions (polynomial, rational, root, logarithmic, exponential), and their graphs; inequalities; complex numbers; the fundamental theorem of algebra; linear and quadratic modeling; solving systems or linear equations with matrices; combinations, permutations, and probability. Also offered as an online course. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1110 or completion of MATH 0080 or MATH 0088. It is strongly recommended that students have completed MATH 0080 or MATH 0088 with a grade of "C" (2.0) or higher.



Course Code
MATH 1116  Credits 4.00 Lec View Details
Title College Algebra with ALEKS 
Description This course provides an alternate, self-directed way to learn college algebra concepts using ALEKS, a Web-based math assessment and learning system. You will use ALEKS to determine your individual study plan, and the necessary number of credits you will register for. In the classroom, you will use ALEKS at your own pace with the help of an instructor. You will demonstrate mastery of these concepts: functions and graphs, polynomial and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, systems of linear equations and matrices, sequences and series, and conic sections. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1116 or completion of MATH 0080 or MATH 0088. It is strongly recommended that students have completed MATH 0080 or MATH 0088 with a grade of "C" (2.0) or higher.



Course Code
MATH 1119  Credits 4.00 Lec View Details
Title Precalculus 1 
Description This is the first course in a sequence of two courses which will prepare you to take calculus. You will learn about many topics: functions-graphing and properties; polynomial and rational functions; modeling; fundamental theorem of algebra; exponential and logarithmic functions; solving systems of linear equations with matrices; solving systems of nonlinear equations; partial fraction decomposition; and conics.  
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1119 or completion of MATH 0080 or MATH 0088.



Course Code
MATH 1120  Credits 3.00 Lec View Details
Title Precalculus 2 
Description This is the second course in a sequence of two courses which will prepare you to take calculus. Topics in this course include trigonometric functions, graphs, identities, equations, multiple-angle formulas, inverse trigonometric functions, law of sines and cosines, vectors, trigonometric forms of complex numbers, De Moivre's theorem, equations in polar coordinates and their graphs, applications, and parametric equations. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1120 or completion of MATH 1110 or MATH 1116 or MATH 1119.



Course Code
MATH 1125  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Accelerated Precalculus 
Description This course is for students who have previously had high school algebra and trigonometry, but who are not prepared to start calculus, and want to take on a fast-paced refresher course covering precalculus topics. Topics will include: Functions-graphing and properties; polynomial and rational functions; modeling; fundamental theorem of algebra; exponential and logarithmic functions; trigonometric functions; trigonometric identities, formulas, equations, and inverses; systems of linear equations; partial fraction decomposition; polar coordinates; conics; and parametric equations. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1125 or completion with a grade of "A" in MATH 0080 or MATH 0088.



Course Code
MATH 1140  Credits 3.00 Lec View Details
Title Introductory Statistics 
Description Rather than statistical calculations, this course emphasizes the interpretation and evaluation of surveys, experiments, probabilities, graphic/tabular displays, data summaries, or other statistical reports encountered in daily life. Topics include: data collection, numerical and graphic summaries, basic ideas of probability, the normal distribution, estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation and regression, and index numbers. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1140 or completion of MATH 0075 or MATH 0080 or MATH 0088.



Course Code
MATH 1150  Credits 4.00 Lec View Details
Title Statistical Analysis 
Description This course is an introduction to the fundamental concepts of descriptive and inferential statistics, with an emphasis on applications. Course content includes: sample surveys and experiment designs; graphic presentation of data; measures of central tendency, variation and position; exploratory data analysis; introductory probability; random variables and probability distributions; binomial and normal distributions; the Central Limit Theorem; estimation; hypothesis testing; comparisons of two populations; correlation and regression; applications of chi-square; and analysis of variance (ANOVA). The course assumes that the student is familiar with basic computer applications software. Statistical software and/or statistical graphing calculators are introduced and used extensively. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

MATH 1110 or MATH 1116 or MATH 1119 or MATH 1125. Completion of CSCI 1100 or equivalent computer experience is also recommended.



Course Code
MATH 1165  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Mathematics for Teachers 
Description This course develops the foundations of the mathematical topics taught in grades K-6 and will also explore mathematical reasoning, problem-solving strategies, and historical themes to recognize that mathematics is a way of thinking rather than a collection of rules. You will learn number systems, algorithms, and their rationale; and basic geometry, including proofs, number theory, probability and elementary statistics. This course is appropriate for future elementary teachers and also for secondary teachers whose intended license is other than math and/or science and is also appropriate for liberal arts students seeking general education credits. Must be taken A-F. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1165 or completion of MATH 0080 or MATH 0088,



Course Code
MATH 1170  Credits 4.00 Lec View Details
Title Calculus for Business and Social Sciences 
Description This is a one-semester calculus course for prebusiness and social science students. Topics covered are: functions, limits, differentiation, and integration of algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, and two-variable functions, with applications in social science and business. Students who need more than one semester should register for the first two semesters of the calculus sequence (MATH 1180 and MATH 1190). This course is also appropriate for liberal arts students seeking General Education credits. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

MATH 1110 or MATH 1116 or MATH 1119 or MATH 1125. Completion of CSCI 1100 or equivalent computer experience is also recommended.



Course Code
MATH 1180  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Calculus 1 
Description This is part of a sequence designed for students intending to major in Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or other mathematics-dependent fields. Topics include the differential and integral calculus of single-variable real functions. Limit, continuity, derivatives, integrals and applications are covered. This course is also appropriate for liberal arts students seeking General Education credits. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

Placement score into MATH 1180; or completion of MATH 1125; or MATH 1110 and MATH 1120 or MATH 1116 and MATH 1120; or MATH 1119 and MATH 1120.



Course Code
MATH 1190  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Calculus 2 
Description This is part of a sequence designed for students intending to major in Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or other mathematics-dependent fields. Topics include integral calculus of single-variable real functions, infinite series and applications. This course is also appropriate for liberal arts students seeking General Education credits. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

MATH 1180.



Course Code
MATH 2011  Credits 4.00 Lec View Details
Title Discrete Mathematics 
Description This course is intended to give students studying computer science the mathematical foundation they will need for their future studies, but it may be taken by students in a wide variety of majors, including Mathematics and Engineering. Topics covered will include: logic, sets, functions, sequences, complexity of algorithms, number theory, matrices, methods of proof, mathematical induction, recursive algorithms, counting methods, discrete probability, relations, graphs and tree fundamentals. 
MnTC Goal 4 
Prerequisites  

MATH 1180.



Course Code
MATH 2210  Credits 5.00 Lec View Details
Title Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 
Description This course covers linear algebra, with an emphasis on eigenvalues; introduction to differential equations, including linear differential equations with constant coefficients, solved using eigenvalues; and series solutions and numerical methods for linear and nonlinear differential equations and systems. 
Prerequisites  

MATH 1190.